The terracotta plate with the bas-relief of the winged lion, worked in ancient technique .
The Lion of San Marco it is the coat of arms of Venice and of the Republic of the Serenissima.
Often depicted in various poses, the most famous depiction remains the one who sees him with a book open and the phrase "Pax Tibi Marce, Evangelista meus", a phrase that according to a legend, an angel said to St. Mark the Evangelist, and meant that the saint would find peace, honor and veneration among the Venetian population, which also became the motto of the city itself.
Decorate your home or garden with the winged griffin , symbol of power and majesty
- Material: terracotta, handmade
- Suitable for indoors and outdoors
- Dimensions: 23 x 13 x 2.5cm
- Weight: 0.600 kg
Produced in Italy